An utility that automates build processes, used mainly to build software on Unix-like systems.

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`make` error when building gdb 7.11 on Windows 7 using MinGW 4.6.1 and MSYS

I hope this is the right Stack Exchange site to post this question to. I am trying to compile gdb 7.11 on Windows 7 from source and installed MSYS to get a bash shell. I then ran ./configure with the ...
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Why can't I find termcap library when I build gdb?

make and then failed with: configure: error: no termcap library found, but that termcap lib is just there, why can't make find it? checking for library containing zlibVersion... -lz checking zlib.h ...
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KeePassX .4.3 version - Old kdb database and 2.0 doesn't work - Ubuntu

1. Situation Transferring password database from one computer to a new one. KeepassX 2.0 is great, but it doesn't support loading older DBs. In fact you should use keepassX 2.0 going forward as it ...
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Getting an error when installing one of the Caffe dependents: Boost

I'm getting into machine learning, and I recently happened upon this: Wide-Area Image Geolocalization with Aerial Reference Imagery . It's a net that predicts the GPS location of an image, from ...
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How to check if make uninstall will work

FYI I'm on Mac OS X El Capitan. I compile things using CMake and make on my machine on a day to day basis, but without so far having understood CMake or make in any respectable depth at all (I have ...
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Can't install the “Boost” prerequisite for Caffe

I'm getting into machine learning, and I recently happened upon this: Wide-Area Image Geolocalization with Aerial Reference Imagery . It's a net that predicts the GPS location of an image, from ...
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Compiling OpenCV from Source Excluding Features

I'm trying to install OpenCV 3.1.0 from source on OSX following this article. Long story short, I'm at the point of creating the make file using the following declarations: cmake -D ...
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Cannot compile amule-dlp

While I was compiling amule-dlp with command ./autogen.sh ./configure --prefix=/usr make And then, an error occured: make[2]: *** No rule to make target 'amule.xpm', needed by 'all-am'. Stop. ...
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make: Interrupt/Exception caught

I'm using Make from the MinGW distribution. It has always worked, but recently I've gotten the following error: > make clean make: Interrupt/Exception caught (code = 0xc0000005, addr = 0x0040b0ac) ...
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Error in Opencv instalation (error in file: opencv/modules/videoio/src/cap_libv4l.cpp)

I tried to install OpenCV several times but always returns the same error. I'm running Linux - Debian in Beaglebone Black. The configuration is: root@beaglebone:~# uname -a Linux beaglebone ...
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Installing Quantum Espresso - trouble with make

I'm trying to install QuantumEspresso (QE) on my computer, I need it for my thesis. The professor asked me to install it enabling parallel computing using OpenMPI, compiled with Intel ifort compiler. ...
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Makefile issues with interactive shells started as a target

Currently having a weird problem: Got a Makefile to get some handy shortcuts inside a Project: shell: docker exec -it $(web) sh ... ..which basically invokes an interactive shell inside a ...
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How can you find the index of a word in a list in GNU make?

I want to be able to have multiple lists in make, all the same size, one of which contains filenames and the others containing info related to those files, in the same respective order. I want to be ...
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Why does make install not update my symlinks?

DEAR FUTURE PEOPLE: When this happens, try adding --prefix=/usr/ or --prefix/usr/bin/ to the end of the command to invoke the config script. I thought that the entire point of including a ...
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How to get Colored Build Output from Make in Sublime Text 3?

How can you get color into the ST3 build output window? I'm using gccfilter to colorize my build output, but ST3 just displays the raw escape sequences. Is there any way to get it to process them? ...
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FreeBSD make error - File 5.19 supports only version 12 magic files. /usr/share/misc/magic.mgc is version 8?

I'm having trouble reinstalling ProFTPD on a FreeBSD 10.1 setup. The server is newly upgraded from 10.0 to 10.1. When I start the make install clean process, these warnings first shows on screen. ...
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Update ubuntu's 'make'?

I am trying to update 'make' from 3.8.1 to the recent version. I have tried: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install make But I am told that 'make is already the newest version. What can I do? I ...
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Where do I find nmake for Windows 7 x64

I'm trying to compile a Perl source and I can't seem to find a version of nmake that works with Windows 7 64 bit. I've searched all over Microsoft's website and my Googlefu seems to be failing me. Can ...
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compilation on cygwin64 doesn't work with g++ 4.9.2

I have GNU make version 4.0 g++/gcc version 4.9.2 Command make clean works perfectly But when I use command make to compile I got this error ...
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Can't complete opensips 'make menuconfig' on Xubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to compile and install Opensips-2.1.2 (or 1.11.6). I've installed lots of libraries to make it run (especially ncurses). Now when I try to run following command: make menuconfig I get ...
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Linux tool to autodownload and build from SourceForge?

Has anyone made anything (even just a script) to automatically download, untar, and make projects off of SourceForge in Linux? How could I do that? I am using Ubuntu 12.10, specifically.
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Make command in Ubuntu linux [closed]

I just recently started learning different Linux commands but I still don't understand how to use the make command. Please is there anyone that understands how to use make?
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Quick introduction to Linux needed [closed]

I have to get into Linux ASAP and realy mean ASAP. I have installed Cygwin but as allways - things dont go as easy as one would like. First problem i enconter was - i choose KDE package, but there is ...
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Can't compile anything, not sure why (puppy linux)

I'm stuck on linux for a while while I try to fix my normal computer functionality, and though I've reinstalled every dependency needed to compile, it seems as though I can't compile anything still. ...
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Bash script to run “pecl install oci8”

I am trying to create shell script that will do the initial provisioning of a vagrant vm (running Ubuntu 12.04). Everything (installing php, apache, oracle instantclient, etc,) works fine, except for ...
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Compiling Snort for OpenWRT

I'm trying to install Snort on an OpenWRT VM. I followed the instructions on the Snort homepage and it looks like it requires the make tool for compiling the code: ./configure --enable-sourcefire; ...
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alias gcc='gcc -fpermissive' or modifying ./configure script

I am compiling quite big project from source. The compilation always ends with: error: invalid conversion from ‘const char*’ to ‘char*’ [-fpermissive] I have already compiled this project one year ...
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Configure tomato firewall in VM or Debian / CentOs server

I want to use tomato as my internal firewall for accept/block network packets inside my server system. I know that tomato provides firmware for some routers but I want to do some tricky but don't know ...
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Building software on Arch and finding the dependency

I'm relatively new to compiling software. I downloaded a package called gr-scan which uses gnuradio and osmosdr (I have both installed and working via pacman already). The instructions say to edit the ...
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Keep color in less after make and pipe

I would like to keep color in less command after using "make 2>&1" to compile some program. There are similar topics with "grep" and "ls" commands but solutions do not work with this command. For ...
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Varnish-Agent installation breaks while make

I have install varnish in ubuntu 14.04 using this. Varnish Version: varnishd -V varnishd (varnish-4.0.3 revision b8c4a34) Copyright (c) 2006 Verdens Gang AS Copyright (c) 2006-2014 Varnish Software ...
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How do i configure Normalize with Cygwin?

Normalize is a 32-bit windows program installed with Cygwin, according to the Readme. I run 64 bit windows 10. Some files referenced by the Readme are missing, like "Install". I'm instructed to ...
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Different behaviour of the find (parameter not correct) on *nix and windows (ming32) systems

This command called from the Makefile works ok on the various *nix systems, but fails with Windows + Mingw32 bash/makefile: for a in `find libr | grep -e dll$$`; do cp $$a ${WINDIST} ; done This is ...
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Determine what running “make install” changes on most any Linux platform

How can I determine what running make install runs or installs when I have no way of uninstalling from source code? I’d prefer a portable method or at least a software package that can be found in ...
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gcc configure --disable-shared fails to disable shared libraries during compilation, libgmp and libmpc conflict

I'm compiling GCC on a build server to get access to the latest version of gfortran; after building gmp, mpfr, and mpc into specially-prefixed directories in usr/local, I configured and make'd gcc, ...
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With which files does Eclipse start to compile and how to change it

I'm importing a different project into mine - that has not been properly coded when it comes to include files. When compiling, it generates random errors that some functions/variables etc. are not ...
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Need help installing program; can't get `make` to work in src directory

I've been trying very hard to get John the Riper to work. I installed it on Ubuntu and it wouldn't work giving me an error about unknown cipher. Now I'm trying to install it on CentOS. I tried ...
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OpenSSL 1.0.1g errors when trying to compile Apache 2.4.16 from source on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86_64)

Server info: # cat /etc/*-release SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86_64) VERSION = 11 PATCHLEVEL = 0 ...
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How to use Environment Modules without root access?

For some reason, I have a hard time finding a tutorial on how to manage user software install with Environment Modules (http://modules.sourceforge.net/) without root. the closest thing is ...
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Makefile doesn't work with “modules”

I have this makefile of WrapFS. My problem is that make doesn't work when I add "modules" to all part. When I delete "modules", make works, yet doesn't generate wrapfs.ko. WRAPFS_VERSION="0.1" ...
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Issues installing “One-Way Ping (OWAMP)” on Mac OS X

I am looking for a tool to measure one way delay. I have found a tool One-Way Ping (OWAMP). But I am unable to install on my machine. I am using Mac OS X. I have been searching on Google but having ...
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Installing lapacke using make on Mac

I have downloaded and unzipped lapacke-3.5.0. The installation instructions say to use make in order to install. It goes on to say that configurations must be set in the make.inc file. I am a complete ...
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Is it possible to change prefix after make?

We all know that $./configure --prefix=$SOME_DIR $ make $ sudo make install can install bin, lib to $SOME_DIR. However, I wonder whether I can change the prefix of installation directory after ...
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Conditional variables in Makefile

I am trying to compile source code in various ways. For example, suppose I want to compile a fortran program with source code main.f90, file1.f90, and file2.f90 as inputs. To generate hello.exe, I ...
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GNU Make Pattern rules on Windows

I am interested in using GNU Make on Windows. I created a tiny Makefile using a Pattern Rule: all: abcd.o %.o : %.c echo hi However, when I attempt to make all, D:\test>"C:\Program Files ...
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PREFIX in Makefile

I don't really know how to give this question a title, since it is pretty weird to me. I'm gonna try linux form scratch, but I'm doing some research first. I'm stuck with compiling packages from ...
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Building / making PyQt5

I'm trying to build PyQt5 on Ubuntu 14.04; I've downloaded the tarball, unpacked, and run: python configure --sip-incdir /home/chris/sip/sip-4.15.5/siplib make Configure finishes fine (--sip-incdir ...
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How to get `make` to recognize alias command

I am installing MOOG, and when I make -f Makefile.maclap I get the error $ make -f Makefile.maclap g77 -w -c -o Abfind.o Abfind.f make: g77: No such file or directory make: *** [Abfind.o] Error 1 ...
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What are the -DPOSIX and -DXWINDOWS flags for in Makefiles?

I see -DPOSIX has something to do with POSIX compliancy...which I can kinda get my head around because my program uses a posix library (pthreads) but I can't dig up anything relevant on what ...
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Proper way to build from sources

I am logged in as a regular user. Should I use: ./configure && make && make install or sudo ./configure && sudo make && sudo make install or ./configure ...